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Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG

Ratings & Awards

4 stars Hotels that are inspected by the AA for their level of service and facilities are reflected in the number of stars awarded.

Hotel Amenities

  • Free Internet
  • Free parking onsite (150 spaces)
  • Gym
  • Pets Allowed
  • Sauna
  • Tennis
  • Indoor Pool
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • WIFI
  • Lift
  • 24hr service
  • Hotel And Bedrooms All Completely Non Smoking

Get in touch

08445 76 76 76
*local rate


The BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn Hotel Near Keswick is set overlooking some of England's highest fells and Bassenthwaite Lake. The hotel is in a beautiful location, just 8 miles from Keswick and ideally situated for those wishing to explore Bassenthwaite, Keswick and the Lake District.

So whether you're out and about or relaxing at the hotel, with the Lake District as our back garden you'll be guaranteed peace & quiet.

Exploring Keswick and the Lake District

Located close to Keswick, near the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake, the hotel is surrounded by stunning scenery from its own back garden to the fells beyond. With easy access to Cockermouth and Keswick and plenty of local walks and attractions to choose from in the surrounding area.

Things to do in Keswick

Landmarks and getting around

  • Osprey's at Bassenthwaite (Dodd Wood) (3 miles)
  • Winlatter Forest & Go Ape (6 miles)
  • Skiddaw Mountain (5 miles)
  • Theatre by the Lake (7 miles)
  • Lakeland Wildlife Centre (0.5 miles)

There are lots of shopping opportunities nearby.

Find out more about attractions near the BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn Hotel.

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn Hotel at a glance

Wether you are here on a business trip, a romantic weekend away, or away with the family, BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn has something for everyone.

  • 2 bars
  • Wii & table tennis
  • 45 comfy bedrooms
  • Ritsons Restaurant and Lakers Bar
  • 4 meeting and conference facilities
  • Swimming pool, sauna and steam room
  • Landscaped gardens overlooking Skiddaw.
  • Gym
  • Free WiFi
  • Grass tennis court & putting green

Our Values

BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn is surrounded by stunning scenery, but we like to ensure that each one of our guests are individually catered for during their stay, whether it be large spacious family rooms, with kids packs for the young ones on arrival, and plenty of outdoor and indoor activites to keep them occupied, to assisting guests on what there is to do in the local area to make the most out of their stay.
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Rating: 4 "Winter stay"

26/Feb/15  A TripAdvisor Member, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom | Type: 

Overall hotel very pleasant, clean, nicely decorated room and friendly, helpful staff. Only complaint was exceptionally small portion (1 pigeon breast) for quite pricey starter in restaurant. Appreci... more »

Rating: 3 "General"

24/Feb/15  Andrew F, Edinburgh, United Kingdom | Type: 

Hotel a bit isolated for us. The food prices in the bar were expensive compared to other hotels on our trip throughout the Lake District. Our room was an executive one but was on the ground floor with... more »

Rating: 4 "Great Mini-Break"

12/Feb/15  ,  | Type: 

Family with two kids (13 & 11) - really enjoyed the break, staff very helpful (even served the extremely rude couple who strolled into breakfast 1/2 hour after closing time - I think the guy's tattoos... more »

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CA12 4RG

For phone bookings please call:
08443 876254

For general enquiries please call:
01768 776401

For online bookings please use the
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Check in: 14:00
Check out: 11:00

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